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Construction principles Sequence in the construction process Solid construction vs. Filigree construction ± Strength and durability issues ± Available natural resources ± Flexibility and permanence ± Solar gains management
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Foundations Foundation requirements ± Safe against structural failure ± No differential settlement ± Feasible technically and economically Image by MIT OCW.
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Foundations Excavation ± Constraints on slope from soil type ­ Cohesive soil ­ Frictional soil Planned building Boundary stone with spot height reference pin 3:1 / 3:2 / 1:2 slope depending upon subsoil Working space, approx. 60 cm 60 60 Image by MIT OCW. Image by MIT OCW.
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Foundations Excavation ± Constraints on slope from soil type ± Constraints on slope from available space
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Foundations Excavation ± Sheeting and bracing ­ Soldier beams ­ Sheeting piling techniques CROSSLOT BRACING RAKERS TIEBACKS Image by MIT OCW.
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Foundations Excavation ± Sheeting and bracing ­ Soldier beams ­ Sheeting piling techniques ­ Slurry wall
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2009 for the course ARCHITECTU 4.401 taught by Professor Marilyneandersen during the Spring '06 term at MIT.

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